Upgrade SkillsFuture to facilitate cutting-edge digital courses

IN the upcoming Budget 2019, there could be enhancements to the SkillsFuture initiative, given Singapore's need to train and reskill workers to stay relevant in the future, according to a report by...

Round 2 of ride-hailing battle taking a different route

THE bell has sounded for Round 2 of the battle between ride-hailing firms in Singapore, with Indonesian startup unicorn Gojek rolling into town with the launch of its beta app on Thursday. But these...

With all this innovation, why are payments still so fragmented?

DURING the recent Singapore Fintech Festival, we saw a slew of announcements in the payments space - ride-hailing firm GoJek teaming up with DBS Bank to offer payment services; rival firm Grab and...

E-payment war morphing from single to paired fighters

THE e-payment fight has taken on a new complexion. Facing each other on the frontlines are no longer single warriors - be it a Super App, fintech startup or financial incumbent - but newly-formed...

Three major tie-ups in digital finance and payment services

Partnerships and collaborations were coming thick and fast on the first day of the Singapore FinTech Festival yesterday.

Grab in tie-up with UOB for financial services in region

UOB and Grab have entered into an alliance that will see UOB delivering financial services to Grab’s user base in Asean.

New digital solution to help manage inventory

Checking invoices is a big part of restaurateur Russell Yu's day, and he is hoping that a new digital solution he signed up for last month can ease the process of tallying prices.

UOB launches financial support programme to help SMEs innovate, go global

SINGAPORE - To help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) innovate and go international, United Overseas Bank (UOB) has launched a programme to provide them with financial solutions.

UOB launches eLab for upcoming Digital Bank; hiring 60 more for digital banking team

SINGAPORE - United Overseas Bank (UOB) on Thursday (Oct 18) launched a pan-regional Engagement Lab (eLab) to to personalise the way in which it converses and serves customers of its upcoming...

NTUC U SME and UOB launch digital innovation award for SMEs

The SME Digital Leap Awards will recognise the efforts of companies and employees who have championed digital transformation.